Cut Scenes: Firewatch vs. Rear Window

Cut Scenes: Firewatch vs. Rear Window

Cut Scenes is Josh Wise's regular column on the intersection between films and video games. This week, it's Firewatch vs. Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window.
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Now Ford have stolen some Firewatch art

Earlier in the year, Gillette shamelessly ripped off the Firewatch logo. Now a Ford dealership has used an actual Firewatch image in their promotion.
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Have Gillette stolen the Firewatch logo?

Our lawyers would like to point out that our use of the word 'stolen' is playful hyperbole, but we'd also like to point out the Firewatch logo came first.
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Firewatch Review

On paper, Firewatch doesn't sound like it's going to be a particularly exciting experience, sitting in a remote lookout tower waiting for fires to start.